A Comment on "The Eunuch Speaks"

  • Burnham P. Beckwith
Keywords: Education

Abstract

In a most interesting article, "The Eunuch Speaks," (MR, November 1959), Professor Martin Bronfenbrenner cogently discussed the pressures and penalties which strictly limit the expression of radical social theories by university social scientists. He also explained how some advanced social thinkers might work fruitfully under these oppressive conditions, and appealed to radical young intellectuals to make more efforts to do so. I should like to supplement his discussion.
Published
1960-06-04
Section
Correspondence